All posts tagged "Royal Caribbean Cruise Line"

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    Galway Hosts Successful Worldchoice Conference 2017

    Grogan Travel was selected as the Agent of the Year 2017 at the successful Worldchoice conference, which...

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    Agents Enjoy Fam Trip on RCI’s Liberty of the Seas

    Agents enjoyed a bit of R&R on a Royal Caribbean International fam trip on board Liberty of the Seas. The five-night sailing left Barcelona on 14th May, with agents visiting Nice, Monte Carlo and Pisa.  

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    RCI/Celebrity/Azamara Recognise Irish Top Performers

    It was smiles all round as Royal Caribbean International recognised its top agents on the Island of Ireland. The newly appointed Managing Director for Royal Caribbean International, Stuart Leven, told Irish Travel Trade News that the Irish market was very important to the cruise line and that they were pleased to recognise...

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    Lorraine Quinn – “You Will Be Greatly Missed”

    Lorraine Quinn, who has decided to stand down from Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, was honoured at a special lunch in London to mark the occasion. It fell to Mary McKenna to deliver this fine and fitting tribute on behalf of the trade: “I have known Lorraine Quinn about 16 years now, first...

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    American Holidays Celebrates 10 Years of Cruise Sales

    Celebrating 10 years in the cruise business, American Holidays’ Cruise Department welcomed clients from all over Ireland to its office in Duke Street. Astrid Johnston, Cruise Product Manager, and Lisa Byrne, Marketing Executive, American Holidays, commenced the proceedings with a prize draw. Astrid, who has been in charge of the Cruise Department...

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    Royal Caribbean Goes to the Movies

    Royal Caribbean International hosted a private preview screening of the Madagascar 3 movie before its general release. The invitation-only event in Movies@Swords at the weekend was attended by 150 trade and media guests with their families who enjoyed the movie and the fun of popcorn and wigs. The screening was another benefit of...

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    Seven Agent Awards Presented at RCL Cruises Dinner

    Jo Rzymowska, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Associate Vice President and General Manager, UK & Ireland, visited Dublin last week to launch the new autumn campaigns by Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises and to present RCL Cruises’ inaugural seven awards for Irish travel agents North and South at a trade dinner in...

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    Golden Tickets in RCCL ‘Loyal to You’ Initiative

    Lorraine Quinn and Jenny Rafter of Royal Caribbean Cruise Line took part in a company-wide ‘Global Sales Blitz’ yesterday, visiting travel agencies across Dublin and surrounding counties to raise awareness of RCCL’s Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises brands and to thank as many agents as possible for their...

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    Travelport Ireland Launches Cruise Net

    Travelport has today announced the launch of a cruise booking tool for travel agents in Ireland. Travelport Cruise Net features include itinerary and port information, image library, facility listings per cruise, comparison features and real time negotiated rates/conditions from cruise companies where applicable. The product is available to all agents in Ireland,...

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    Plan a Client’s Cruise with Military Precision

    “Planning a cruise is a bit like a military operation! A good travel agent will help the client determine almost everything in advance, including the right drinks package, wine and dine option, sea pass, excursions, etc,” Jo Rzymowska, Associate Vice President and General Manager, UK & Ireland, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, told...

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    RCCL Commission Structure to Remain Similar in 2012

    Royal Caribbean Cruise Line will retain a similar commission structure for travel agents in 2012 as for 2011 and expects the level of business from Ireland coming through the trade to continue around its current level of 85%. Direct sales will grow, but so too will the company’s overall business. Dominic Paul,...

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    CAR Completes Licensing Renewals

    The Commission for Aviation Regulation has completed the autumn 2011 licensing round for tour operators and travel agents. The CAR received 113 valid travel agent applications and 50 valid tour operator applications. Overall, 109 travel agent and 50 tour operator licences were issued from renewing applicants by 3rd November 2011. Five new...

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    34,500+ Irish Visitors to Dubai

    Dubai Tourism joined up with Virgin Atlantic, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line and Atlantis – The Palm in Dublin last week for an informative presentation followed by dinner. Ingrid Aagesen, Senior Manager, Dubai Representative Office in UK & Ireland, told Irish Travel e-News that Dubai had attracted 34,521 Irish visitors in 2010. She...